Born in the Bronx. Congressional correspondent for Time magazine through 1987. Married with a daughter. Chairman of the 1976 Assay Commission.
Collector of inaugural medals. Author of The President's Medal 1789-1977 featuring his collection in 1977. He wrote a biography of Everett Dirksen; then in 1980 won the Dirksen Award for Distinguished Reporting of Congress.
Obit: CW 7/7/08
DOB: SSDISource credit: Pete Smith, American Numismatic Biographies